Upcoming Show

Winter Craft & Gift Show

Grand River Raceway’s next Grand Craft & Gift Market show:

November 16 & 17, 2019 • 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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Info for Shoppers

• New show floor in the same great location (now held in the Lighthouse at Grand River Raceway – located beside the main building)

• 70+ vendors

• Free admission & parking


• Kids can get their photo taken with Santa and write their letters to Santa all in one convenient place!

• Free cloth shopping bags & $10 slots voucher for first 25 shoppers (19+) per day starting at 11:00

• Win a Gift Basket valued at $200

• Spot prizes of $15 in Show Bucks awarded every 30 minutes

  • Winter Show Vendor list will be updated as vendors register

  • Children’s clothing & accessories

  • Leggings

  • Bags, purses & totes

  • Jewellery

  • Bow ties & scarves

  • Upcycled fashions & accessories

  • Hot Sauces, flavored ketchups, hot relishes & dry rubs

  • Loose leaf tea & tea accessories

  • Chocolates, sweets & honey

  • Custom cakes, cupcakes, cookies

  • Rustic décor & gifts

  • Candles, scented oils & accessories

  • Art cards & prints

  • Woodworking

  • Kitchen storage & preparation tools

  • Chemical-free cleaning products

  • Original art works & prints

  • Skin care

  • Cosmetics

  • Bath & body products

Upcoming Show

Info for Vendors

Registration for our Winter Show (Nov. 16 & 17/19) will open on SEPTEMBER 1st :


Vendor Registration

Grand River Raceway is an award-winning entertainment destination located in beautiful Elora, ON. Our unique facility offers year-round slots gaming (open 24/7), dining and special events, and seasonal horse racing.

Grand River Raceway is the organizer and host of the Grand Craft & Gift Market.

Grand River Raceway is a unique venue which offers exceptional value for show vendors.

• Foot traffic averages 1,500+ visitors per day on weekends as guests visit for slots gaming and dining (including Sunday brunch).

• These guests provide a captive core audience for The Grand Craft & Gift Market.

• We leverage this traffic for your benefit with show signage at the road and at the front doors of our facility.

• You’ll directly benefit from our extensive marketing channels in promoting the show to shoppers.

• The ground level show floor is completely accessible. Washrooms are available on the same floor. Food and beverage is available on the same floor.

• Unskirted tables (6ft.) are provided at no additional cost. Two chairs are provided at no additional cost for Lighthouse and Annex booths.

• Free wifi access throughout the building.

• Electricity is available at some tables (first-come, first served).

• All of our shows offer free admission to shoppers.

• Parking is free and plentiful.

• ATM onsite.

• All vendor registration is done in one easy step online: provide your information, select your vendor space and pay with a credit card.

• Grand River Raceway Bookings Dept. staff available before, after and during the show to address vendor concerns.

• Vendors will be invited to complete surveys after each show to ensure Grand River Raceway is providing exceptional service and facilitating maximized sales.

The Grand Craft & Gift Market is organized and hosted by Grand River Raceway and is held on specific weekend days from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

• Setup is available starting at 8:00 a.m. on show days. Pull-up to/near roll-up door, unload.

• Vendor fees include all applicable fees (municipal vendor license, insurance) and taxes. Each vendor also receives a $10 slots gaming voucher.


Same great location, organized & hosted by Grand River Raceway.

*New in April*
A larger event space allowing extra room for more great vendors! Completely wheelchair accessible PLUS loading dock for load-in & load-out (no waiting for elevators!). Free wifi (upon request)


We won’t be offering Basic / Premium booths. All vendors will have to utilize the space on/around the table that has been assigned to them, while being considerate to their neighbours. We cannot guarantee any additional space for their set-up, beyond the 6ft tabletop display.

• $175 each (inclusive) for a booth in the LIGHTHOUSE (carpeted venue & main entry to the show – limited quantity available)
• $160 each (inclusive) for a booth in the ANNEX (non-carpeted open concept portion of the venue attached to the LIGHTHOUSE)

Questions? Contact our Bookings Department at (519) 846-5455 ext. 247 or email.

Reference these table numbers when completing the online Registration Form. This floor plan is also available as a PDF.


Questions? Contact our Bookings Department at (519) 846-5455 ext. 288 or email.